Changes to the Municipal Elections Act for the 2018 Election

  • The nomination period has been reduced  - Nominations can be filed on May 1st instead of January 1st until Nomination Day, July 27th.
  • Candidates are required to submit 25 endorsement signatures with their nominations (this does not apply to School Board Trustees).
  • Fees for filing nominations are $200 for the position of Mayor and $100 for the position of Councillor or School Board Trustee.   

For more information please email: ckelection@chatham-kent.ca